Observer Today Lifestylesen-usSat, 22 Oct 2016 09:15:44 EDTSat, 22 Oct 2016 09:15:44 EDT serving the community long-time entity in the religious community in Dunkirk has reached a milestone. On Sunday, Oct. 23, St. John's United Church of Christ will celebrate its 160th anniversary. The church, located at 733 Central Ave., has a long history in Dunkirk.Sun, 16 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTFor Pet's Sake is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We all know someone around us who has been affected in one way or another by this horrible disease.Sun, 16 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTStockton Panthers help fight to save trees - The butternut trees in New York are among the endangered species of trees of NYS. The butternut trees in eastern and central New York are falling victim to the Butternut Canker, a fungal disease.Sun, 16 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTGerecke receives Distinguished Service Award, Ind. - Edward R. Gerecke Jr., P.E., an Angola, New York resident, received Trine University's Distinguished Service Award at the university's Touchstone and Homecoming Celebration Dinner recently as part of its 2016 homecoming events.Sun, 16 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTDHA receives award Dunkirk Housing Authority has received recognition from the Housing Authority Insurance Group (HAI Group). A certificate for "Low Loss Achievement Award" was recently receive.Sun, 16 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDT